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Flying Helmet - Sierra Engineering Co., HGU-26/P, circa 1980 Object Reg. No: ST 038557

Summary:
HGU-26/P military flying helmet manufactured by the Sierra Engineering Co., California, USA. Consists of a fibreglass shell, styrofoam inner liner, pad, earcups, chin-strap and visor assembly. Formerly used by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). Part No. 345-301, (Federal Stock No.) FSN 1660-440-5553.
Description:
Flying helmet consists of a fibreglass shell, styrofoam inner liner, pad, earcups, chin-strap and visor assembly.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Life Support Section
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeroplanes, air transport, helmets, military aviation
Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Safety & Regulation
Tertiary Classification: protective clothing
Model Name/Number: HGU-26/P
Manufacturer: Gentex Corp, United States of America

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